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Maintenance Engineer

Location Kells
Job type Permanent
Salary Negotiable
Published 11 months ago
Start date ASAP
Contact email Grace Fleming
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Job description

Staffline are proud to be working in partnership with a leading textile manufacturer based in Kells Co. Antrim. This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Mechanical Engineer / Fitter to join a well established team.

Our client is continuing to see growth within the sector and our company - they are now seeking to add to the maintenance department.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Undertaking maintenance cover for production to ensure that breakdowns and other issues are resolved promptly, and downtime is minimised.
  • Utilise system to ensure that all active maintenance work is logged, recorded and closed.
  • Undertake project work through from installation to commissioning
  • Provide technical support within the engineering department, to other operational departments and external contractors.
  • Attend and contribute to team meetings which drive departmental performance in order to support continuous improvement and sustainability initiatives.
  • Follow all site rules relating to health & safety, environment and quality
  • Safe dismantling of machines, performing checks and assisting breakdowns
  • Conduct daily risk assessments on workstations, machines and production floor and reporting any maintenance requirements in line with health and safety regulations


  • Ideally Engineering qualification
  • Strong maintenance experience from manufacturing industry

Working hours

  • Monday - Friday day shift (48 hours)
  • There may also be some requirement to work weekends/shutdowns to cover breakdowns/preventative maintenance, so some flexibility is required but your core hours will be Monday - Friday dayshift.
  • In return you will receive a strong package to include competitive salary DOE, 32 days paid holidays.

If you would like to discuss this role in a confidential manner please contact Grace Fleming on 028 2564 2699 or email

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